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Pain Tolerability and the 10-Point Scale

Miércoles, Septiembre 2, 2020

A study suggests that asking about pain tolerability has advantages over using a 0-to-10–point numerical rating.

The common practice of asking patients to rate their pain on a 10-point scale might suggest that the goal of pain therapy always is to achieve a score of 0.

 

 


NEJM Journal Watch summary, reutilizado con permiso del Grupo NEJM.

 

Código de aprobación: PP-PPF-CHL-0004